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Author Ferretti, Patrizia.

Title Embryos, Genes and Birth Defects
Edition Second edition
Published Chichester : John Wiley & Sons, 2006
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Description 1 online resource (563 pages)
Contents Embryos, Genes and Birth Defects; Contents; Preface to the First Edition; Preface to the Second Edition; Contributors; 1 The Relationship between Genotype and Phenotype:Some Basic Concepts; 2 Uses of Databases in Dysmorphology; 3 Human Cytogenetics; 4 Identification and Analysis of Genes Involved in Congenital Malformation Syndromes; 5 Transgenic Technology and Its Role in Understanding Normal and Abnormal Mammalian Development; 6 Chemical Teratogens: Hazards, Tools and Clues; 7 The Limbs; 8 Brain and Spinal Cord; 9 Birth Defects Affecting the Eye; 10 The Ear
Summary The first edition of Embryos, Genes and Birth Defects, edited by the late Peter Thorogood, was a radical new book aimed at bridging the gap between the medical disciplines of embryology and dysmorphology, and recent advances in cellular, molecular and developmental biology
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Embryo, Mammalian -- abnormalities.
Gene Expression Regulation, Developmental.
Abnormalities, Human -- Genetic aspects.
Abnormalities, Human.
Embryology, Human.
Embryonic Structures -- abnormalities.
Form Electronic book
Author Copp, Andrew
Tickle, Cheryll.
ISBN 0470090103 (alk. paper)
0470090111 (electronic bk.)
9780470090114 (electronic bk.)